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62%
  • Glenn O Swing Elementary
  • 501 W 19th St, Covington
  • Covington Independent
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 474
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
58%
  • Ft Wright Elementary School
  • 501 Farrell Dr, Covington
  • Kenton County
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 475
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
53%
  • Taylor Mill Elementary School
  • 5907 Taylor Mill Rd, Covington
  • Kenton County
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 616
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
45%
  • Latonia Elementary School
  • 39th & Huntington Avenue, Covington
  • Covington Independent
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 379
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
42%
  • Sixth District Elementary School
  • 19th And Maryland, Covington
  • Covington Independent
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 500
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
32%
  • Ninth District Elementary
  • 2800 Indiana Ave, Covington
  • Covington Independent
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 349
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
28%
  • Holmes Middle School
  • 2500 Madison Ave, Covington
  • Covington Independent
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 753
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
28%
  • John G Carlisle Elementary
  • 910 Holman Street, Covington
  • Covington Independent
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 568
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
24%
  • Holmes High School
  • 25th & Madison, Covington
  • Covington Independent
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 813
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
10%
  • Transformational Learning Center
  • 1516 Scott St, Covington
  • Covington Independent
  • Grades: 4 - 12 · Students: 56
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 6:1
0%
  • Covington Adult High School
  • 212 Levassor Drive, Covington
  • Covington Independent
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 36
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 8:1
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  • Biggs Early Childhood Education Center
  • 1124 Scott Blvd, Covington
  • Covington Independent
  • Grades: PK - PK · Students: 284
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 48:1
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Covington school information

IndexCovingtonKentuckyNational
Average Test Scores35%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:116:116:1
Total public schools191,15779,221
Total private schools1329824,874
Total post-secondary schools11307,963
The Covington, KY educational system consists of 19 public schools, 13 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Covington public schools have average test scores of 35% which is 27% lower than than the Kentucky average and 30% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Covington public schools is 15:1, compared to 16:1 in Kentucky and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 79.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 77.2% have completed high school, 22.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Covington

IndexCovingtonKentuckyNational
Completed 8th grade79.8%81.0%84.3%
Completed high school77.2%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college52.6%51.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree28.2%30.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors22.0%22.7%30.3%
Completed masters7.1%9.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.2%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%0.9%1.3%

There are a total of 19 public schools, 13 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Covington. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Covington, KY schools is 35%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Covington, KY, an average of 79.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 77.2% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Covington schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Covington, KY schools.

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Madeira, OH8,92495%92%
Wyoming, OH8,48494%91%
Terrace Park, OH2,35694%91%
The Village of Indian Hill, OH5,80394%91%
Mariemont, OH3,40091%84%
Covington, KY40,76635%30%

Cities with similar population

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Sumter, SC40,76035%28%
The Colony, TX40,75779%60%
Campbell, CA40,78853%8%
Cedar Falls, IA40,82886%75%
Quincy, IL40,68924%52%
Covington, KY40,76635%30%
Source: The Covington, KY education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.
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